Monday August 16, 2021: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 8/16/2021, UK date format: 16/8/2021

August 16th, 2021 was the 228th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Leo. The day of the week was Monday.

Boy Culture, directed by Q. Allan Brocka, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2021

On TV people were watching Open Your Eyes.

The US president was Joe Biden (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative), Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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August 16, 2021 Events

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August 16, 2021 Famous Birthdays

Other August 16th famous birthdays

  • American singer, songwriter, dancer, actress, and businesswoman, often referred to as the "Queen of Pop.

  • At 51, a bleeding ulcer kills a jazz pianist from the United States.

  • Steve Carell

    Carell, an American actor and writer is considered one comedyaEUR(tm),'s rising talents.

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August 16, 2021 Famous Deaths

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August 16, 2021 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

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Leo personality

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Babies born in August are either Leo or Virgo. People born before August 22nd are Leo, while people born from August 23rd have the sign of Virgo

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Chinese Zodiac

Ox chinese zodiac sign

Sign: Ox

Element: Metal

Ox personality

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August 16, 2021 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was August 16, 2021?

The day of the week was Monday.

August 16th marks the 227th day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 2021.

There are 137 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


August 16, 2021 Holidays and Observances

What is special on August 16, 2021?


  • RC saints: feast day of Saint Stephen I of Hungary; Saint Roch (helps against plague and skin diseases)
  • USA: legal holiday in Vermont for the Battle of Bennington in 1777 (which actually took place in the state of New York)
  • Palio dell'Assunta in Siena
  • Eastern Orthodox: commemoration of the translation of the Acheiropoietos icon which means "Not made by hands", (also known as the Mandelion; now lost) from Edessa to Constantinople on 16 August 944

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Boy Culture

Boy Culture

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Q. Allan Brocka

Notorious Nick

Notorious Nick

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Aaron Leong

Starring: Elisabeth Röhm, Kevin Pollak, Cody Christian, Barry Livingston

Turner & Hooch

Turner & Hooch

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Roger Spottiswoode

Starring: Tom Hanks, Mare Winningham, Craig T. Nelson, Reginald VelJohnson

Marx può aspettare

Marx può aspettare

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Marco Bellocchio

Starring: Marco Bellocchio

Country: Italy

È stata la mano di Dio

È stata la mano di Dio

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Paolo Sorrentino

Starring: Luisa Ranieri, Toni Servillo, Renato Carpentieri, Teresa Saponangelo, Ciro Capano, Massimiliano Gallo, Biagio Manna, Filippo Scotti, Marlon Joubert, Betti Pedrazzi

Country: Italy

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Open Your Eyes

Open Your Eyes

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Alejandro Amenabar

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Thor Freudenthal



Release year: 2021

Directed by: Ryan Bottiglieri

The Chair

The Chair

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Nicholas O'Dwyer

Hit & Run

Hit & Run

Release year: 2021

Directed by: David Blyth

Birth chart on this day

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August 16, 2021 Lunar and Planetary phase

Lunar phase

First Quarter

The moon phase for August 16, 2021 is First Quarter.

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